Definition of befuddle:
drink, booze, thrust, muddle, fob, play a trick on, rag, inebriate, fuddle, jumble, dizzy, perplex, feelings, crucify, blur, cast off, shake off, trick, frustrate, have, confuse, flip, hurl, hold, muddle, shed, play tricks, switch, pull a fast one on, throw, project, cast, besot, confound, intoxicate, throw away, give, throw off, dun, addle, flim-flam, fox, obnubilate, disconcert, play a joke on, put off, bemuse, torment, flurry, mystify, mix up, puzzle, make, contrive, bedevil, Drugs, obscure, clear, drop, make drunk, bewilder, discombobulate.
- "A Boy's Ride", Gulielma Zollinger.
- "Heart and Soul", Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post).
To leave the presence of his sweetheart- the girl to whom he had just written that penitent letter- to go fresh from the inspiration of all that should uplift a lover, and befuddle his brains with " rum," gossiping with some coarse- grained barn- stormer!- "The Panchronicon", Harold Steele Mackaye.